Computer Aided Manufacturing of Materials - CAM CNC Machining - Limerick Campus

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Computer Aided Manufacturing of Materials - CAM CNC Machining - Limerick Campus
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 100312 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Award - UK  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland City and Guilds None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme may be offered again in the 2022-2023 academic year. This will be confirmed in early Summer 2022
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Duration Delivery
25 weeks, 3 hours per week.
Tuesday evenings from 7.00pm to 10.00pm.
Course Fee Fees €700 payable directly to LIT upon registration.

Additional City and Guilds Assessment fees and registration fee will also apply. These fees will be collected by the exams office during the course of the programme.
Entry Requirements What are the entry requirements?

Knowledge and use of 3D solid-modelling packages such as Solidworks or Inventor.

Experience in the use of CNC machining programming.

Experience in a manufacturing environment.

An adequate level of English is also required for this course.
Course Content

Expand+The purpose of this unit is to enable learners to develop an understanding of modern CAM and CNC machining systems, the importance of information links between CAD product data and manufacturing data, the role of process planning in manufacturing and...

Subjects Taught At the end of this module the learner will understand:

The use of automation in modern machining systems.

The information links between Computer Aided Machining and manufacturing systems.

Process planning for manufacture.

How to produce CNC part-programs and transfer to the CNC controller.

How to produce parts using CAD CAM software and CNC milling and turning machine.
Further Enquiries Flexible learning team
+353 61 293802

For queries relating to the course content
Contact: John Walsh
Location Limerick
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